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tariff classification course

Target Audience of Tariff Classification Course

The Tariff Classification Course is ideal for:

  • Import/Export Managers and Staff
  • Customs Brokers and Agents
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Professionals
  • Business Owners and Entrepreneurs
  • Trade Compliance and Regulatory Affairs Professionals
  • Are you struggling to classify your products under the correct tariff codes? Are you dealing with customs issues, delays, and penalties due to incorrect classification? Then our Tariff Classification Course is perfect for you!
  • Our comprehensive Tariff Classification Course covers everything you need to know about classifying goods for import or export. Our expert instructors have decades of experience in the field and will teach you the ins and outs of the Harmonized System (HS) and how to apply it to your business.
Course Benefit

By taking this course, you will:

  • Gain a comprehensive understanding of the HS and how to apply it to your business
  • Save time and money by avoiding customs delays, penalties, and rejections due to incorrect classification
  • Improve your compliance and reduce your risk of audits and fines
  • Increase your confidence and efficiency in classifying goods for import or export
  • Learn from expert instructors with decades of experience in the field
  • Pre-course Questionnaire to analyse participant course objectives.
  • Interim course feedback (between zoom sessions) on participant Tariff course work.
  • 20% discount for second/subsequent attendees.

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course Outline

The course covers the following topics:

  • Introduction to Tariff Classification
  • Harmonized System (HS) Overview
  • Rules of Interpretation
  • Understanding the General Interpretative Rules (GIRs)
  • Best Practices and Tips for Successful Classification
  • Pre-course Questionnaire to analyse participant Tariffs and concerns
  • EU Tariff Codes and Harmonized System (HS) analysis
  • Practical TARIC and ROSA exercises
  • Interpreting TARIC conditions, order numbers, Quotas and Safeguarding rates.
  • Case Studies and Practical Examples
  • Guidance on applying for Binding Tariffs
  • Analysing eBTI
  • Interim course feedback on participant Tariff analysis

Course Outcomes

  • Enhance Professional Skills: Professionals who deal with import/export, customs, logistics, and trade compliance can enhance their skills and knowledge by learning about tariff classification. It equips them with a deep understanding of the Harmonized System (HS) and its application, allowing them to perform their job responsibilities more effectively.
  • Tariff classification courses enable professionals to accurately classify goods under the appropriate tariff codes. This ensures compliance with customs regulations, reduces the risk of penalties or audits, and facilitates smooth customs clearance.
  • Incorrect tariff code classification can result in customs delays, penalties, rejections, and additional costs. By learning the best practices and tips for successful classification, professionals can avoid these costly mistakes, saving time and money for their organisations.
  • Professionals involved in logistics, supply chain, and trade operations can benefit from tariff classification knowledge. It enables them to streamline supply chain processes, eliminate delays caused by incorrect classifications, and ensure smooth movement of goods across borders.


  • Understanding tariff classification allows professionals to accurately calculate duties and taxes applicable to their products. This knowledge helps in cost management, pricing strategies, and maintaining competitive pricing in the market.
  • Professionals who can correctly classify goods may gain eligibility for preferential trade programs, such as free trade agreements or duty-free access to specific markets. This can create new business opportunities and competitive advantages.
  • New and innovative products, especially those with complex features or functionalities, may not fit neatly into existing tariff classifications. Professionals may face difficulties in finding the most accurate classification for these types of products, requiring careful analysis and interpretation.
    Its important for professionals to stay updated, seek training, and leverage available resources to address these challenges and ensure accurate and compliant tariff classification.
  • Export Edge Training is pleased to announce a course in Tariff Classification. The course is over 2 half days and we take you from beginner to advanced level so that you can be very accurate in commodity classification.
  • Invest in yourself with this training course, which is perfect for Finance/ Purchasing/importer-exporter professionals Participants upon completing ongoing course assessments will obtain a masterclass.

Why Choose Us ?

Frequently Asked Questions

This course is a must for those management and operational personnel expanding their
markets worldwide and for those planning to trade with new international markets.

Duration of this course is 2 half days

This open course is delivered through online virtual basis, using mic and screen participation.

In-company courses can be customised and delivered to a class group.

Depending on the availability of dates you can take courses you like.

Bank transfer & Paypal payments are accepted


Yes, after the course you will receive the certification. 

Yes, we accept the PayPal provided additional outlay 3.6% is recovered.

  1. You have to submit the booking form with participant and company PO details.

    We will send you the invoice which contains course details and account details for bank payment transfer.

    (payment should be transferred 3 weeks in advance of the course )

There will be continuous participant assessment throughout the course.

Do you have more queries ?

At Export Edge, we are committed to providing exceptional customer service and support. So, if you have any queries or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us. We are here to help you every step of the way

01 676 6894

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